The diaries of Artie Lee Foster are being contributed by her niece Debbi Cooper.

In these journal entries you will find deaths, marriages and day to day details of living in Casey County that you may not find anywhere else. The entries date back to 1932. Artie Lee, married Finley Foster of Casey County and died in
1990 at the age of 86....... So take a trip back in time and visit a slower gentler way of life... Enjoy!!

Monday 4,July 1932:

Well this has been a rainey day  I made me a new  print dress  Ruth and Bertha was here this evening so guess I had  better go to bed.


Tuesday 5,July 1932:

Well Dell Hayes was over there this evening  So  guess this is all  


Wednesday 6,July 1932:

Well me and Fin Ruth and Clyde all went to town this eve  I go Ice and Fin and me made Ice cream  So by  by  


Thursday 7,July 1932:

Well we picked our pees today going to spend the night  with Louie and Ruth to night  so by by


Friday 8,July 1932:

Well we warshed today  Gladis came up and we  warshed jars too So guess this is all


Saturday 9,July 1932:

Well me and Fin and Clyde Foster all spent the night  with Bill and Pearl last night  Sure had a good time  It was this eve  that Pretty found her first Kitten and I named it Johnie babydoll guess this is  all for this time.   


Eva Lee died this morning at  4

Sunday 10,July 1932:

Well me and Hellen went over to Uncle Will Lee's this morning  thought they were going to bring Eva down but they never.   She lived at Lexington.  She was 23 years of age  So guess this is  all